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Faculty of Clinical Informatics launches Early Career Special Interest Group

The Faculty of Clinical Informatics is thrilled to announce the recent launch of the FCI Early Career Group, the first of the Faculty’s Special Interest Groups (SIG).

Applications are now open to join the Faculty of Clinical Informatics!

Due to the success of the previous recruitment round and high levels of interest coming from potential members, the FCI have decided that it is again time to open applications. Apply to join the Faculty up until 1st August 2019.
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Professor Jonathan Kay to judge Digital Health Awards

We’re delighted to announce that the FCI’s Vice Chair, Professor Jonathan Kay, has been confirmed to judge at the Digital Health Awards.

Jan Hoogewerf appointed as Business Manager for the Faculty of Clinical Informatics

The Faculty of Clinical Informatics is pleased to announce the appointment of Jan Hoogewerf as its Business Manager. Jan succeeds Kevin Hunt, who oversaw the establishment of the Faculty as an independent body with an elected Council and over 350 members.

List of Associates Appointed in February 2019

The following professionals were accepted as Associates by the Faculty Council in February 2019 and informed on 13th February 2019.

List of Members Appointed in February 2019

The following professionals were accepted as Members by the Faculty Council in February 2019 and informed on 13th February 2019.

List of Fellows Appointed in February 2019

The following professionals were accepted as Fellows by the Faculty Council in February 2019 and informed on 13th February 2019.

Faculty of Clinical Informatics breaks new ground by launching its landmark Competency Project this month

The Faculty of Clinical Informatics has embarked on a landmark Core Competency Project, which is a vital first step towards professionalising clinical informatics in the UK by defining key attributes for accreditation.

Faculty of Clinical Informatics more than doubles as it welcomes two new membership categories aboard

The Faculty of Clinical Informatics’ membership is set to more than double with the exciting new addition of over 200 members, including Member and Associate categories for the first time.

Faculty of Clinical Informatics’ Reaction to the Topol Review

The Faculty of Clinical Informatics welcomes the publication of the Topol Review, having been asked to input expertise around clinical informatics as part of one of the invited panel sessions. We are delighted to be mentioned as part of the recommended action plan for implementing improvements in educating and accrediting the multi-professional NHS workforce and we look forward to being part of the collaborative effort to educate and empower clinical informaticians working in health and care.

Business Manager Vacancy at the Faculty of Clinical Informatics

Exciting opportunity to join the Faculty of Clinical Informatics as Business Manager; Fixed-term with the possibility to go permanent. Deadline 24th February 2019.

Season's Greetings from the Chair of the Faculty of Clinical Informatics

Dr John Williams FRCGP FFCI, Chair of the Faculty of the Faculty of Clinical Informatics, reflects on a year of significant progress and looks ahead to upcoming milestones set to be achieved in 2019.

The Faculty of Clinical Informatics has partnered with Digital Health Rewired

Earlier this year, Digital Health announced the first ever Digital Health Rewired - an exciting new event, designed to connect health IT leaders with the latest digital health innovations. The Faculty of Clinical Informatics is delighted to be one of the key organisations invited to provide knowledge and expertise towards developing the programme.

Invitation to apply to join the Faculty of Clinical Informatics

The Faculty of Clinical Informatics has reached the next major stage of its membership development and is open for applications to become a Member, Associate or Fellow. Apply to join the Faculty up until 30th November 2018.
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List of Faculty Fellows Appointed in August 2018

The following professionals were accepted as Fellows of the Faculty of Clinical Informatics by the Faculty Council at the end of July 2018 and informed on 8th August 2018.

The Faculty of Clinical Informatics welcomes the latest addition of Fellows

April saw the Faculty open a second application round for further Fellows to join our existing cohort and count themselves amongst the first ever members of the UK’s only organisation representing clinical informaticians in health and social care.